Mount Ajax
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Ajax Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -30°C on Thu afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Ajax Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat morning, min -31°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sun afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Tue morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Ajax Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Wed morning, min -29°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SSE by Fri morning).

Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
5 W5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
0 SE0
15 ESE15
25 SE25
30 SE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
0 W0
10 NE10
10 ENE10
15 SE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
25 SE25
light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 1 - - - - - - - - 3 7 3 2 2 1 - - - - - - - 4 - 1 5
High °C
-23 -24 -27 -29 -29 -28 -26 -25 -24 -24 -26 -29 -29 -30 -30 -29 -29 -27 -25 -24 -22 -21 -21 -23 -28 -27 -28
Low °C
-23 -25 -28 -29 -30 -29 -27 -26 -25 -24 -28 -29 -29 -31 -31 -30 -29 -29 -26 -24 -24 -21 -22 -27 -29 -28 -28
Chill °C
-23 -30 -34 -37 -38 -37 -35 -33 -24 -34 -39 -45 -45 -47 -43 -40 -40 -37 -30 -29 -22 -28 -29 -33 -40 -40 -42
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
9:17 - - 9:11 - - 9:06 - - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:49 - - 8:45 - - 8:40 - - 8:33 - -
Sunset
- 4:22 - - 4:27 - - 4:31 - - 4:37 - - 4:42 - - 4:46 - - 4:51 - - 4:55 - - 5:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Ajax at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Ajax. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Cape Phillips
145 km SSE
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-29.0° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the SW
(33 kph at 220).
Baia Terra Nova
352 km S
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-28.6° C
-
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 190).
Cape Ross
572 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-30.2° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 170).
Minna Bluff
755 km S
920m alt.
1 hour ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
ASCAT171E64S
831 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
51
Near gales from the WNW
(51 kph at 111.3).
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* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Ajax and within an acceptable time window.